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HCB2 was very lucky to be featured in an article written by Emily Gerke about who we are, what
we do, and some people we have impacted. RVA Mag shared its story with its readers and we
want you to see it to. Click here to read all about the great stuff HCB2 is doing!
Did You Know Colorectal Cancer is the second most common cancer in the United States, and
it’s a disease that is potentially curable if diagnosed early? Mindy Conklin, Founder and
Executive Director with Hitting Cancer Below the Belt, stopped by along with special event
guests Bryant Johnson and Michelle Stravitz to share the details behind the 7th Annual “Boxer
Brief 5K Run/Walk” on Virginia This Morning. Click here to see the whole segment from WTVR.
Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2) enthusiastically supports the current efforts to lower the colorectal cancer screening age to 45 for
everyone of average risk. To be clear, the current recommendations state that those in the Black community need to begin screening by age 45 due to the documented, higher risk many face with this disease. The current recommendation for all others of average risk is to begin screening by age 50. Regardless of your age, HCB2 actively...
We are Hitting Cancer Below the Belt and we are hitting cancer hard with quality information that helps you to create a bodily environment where cancer is challenged to survive.
Each podcast offers education and insight to give listeners the power to make lifestyle changes that may increase one’s ability to prevent or recover from a cancer diagnosis. Simple and effective strategies are offered by functional medicine practitioners and other experts who use a holistic approach to help others “Fight Right”. #cancerhatesthat
HCB2 is privileged to have of Andrew J. Vorenberg, MD, FACS and Cary L. Gentry, MD, FACS, FASCRS of Colon & Rectal Specialists to join their Fight Right podcast. The doctors discussed colorectal (colon and rectal) cancer screening and helped to explain and decipher the various screening options for patients. If you have a family history of polyps, should...